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Welcome to Shanghai International Studies University

- General Information

    Admission only available in Fall Semester, opening in September
    The exact opening date is available in Acceptance Letter.

    Entrance Examination
    Entrance Examination includes written and oral test, is held in late May or early June. The exact date will be issued in e-mails by department of postgraduate.

    Fees (in RMB)
    Master\'s Degree: 23,000 RMB /Year
    Insurance Fee: about 600 RMB/Year.
    Teaching materials shall be bought by students themselves. Tuition and any other fees are not refundable once they have been paid to SISU.

    Completion of Program
    Diploma and Certificate of Master\'s Degree will be issued to those who have completed the Mater\'s program with qualified academic standing.

    1) The financial support and custody may be student\'s parents or relatives in Shanghai.
    2) Tuition and any other fees are not refundable once they have been paid to SISU.


    Tuition Fee
    Master RMB 23,000 pre year
    RMB 69,000 in total (About $ 12,655)
    Accommodation Fee
    SISU Guesthouse
    Double Room RMB 75 to RMB 95
    Single Room RMB 130 to RMB 165
    SISU Hotel
    Double Room RMB 75 to RMB 80
    Single Room RMB 120 to RMB 130
    Foreign Experts’ Building
    Double Room RMB 60
    Single Room RMB 100
    Jinjiang Inn (Hongkou Football Stadium)
    Double Room RMB 85
    Single Room RMB 160
    International Students Dormitory
    Double Room RMB 50
    Single Room RMB 100
    Other Fees
    Application Fee RMB 450 to RMB 810
    Service Fee USD 50
    Living Expense RMB 2,400 to RMB 3,000
- How Much Scholarship Cover
Admission Only
- You Need Pay After Got Scholarship (RMB)
  • Tuition:  23,000 / Year
  • Accommodation: 750 to 1200 RMB per month
  • Living Expense: 600 to 3000 RMB per month
- Requirement
  1. Non-Chinese citizens;
  2. University graduates with Bachelor\'s degree;
  3. Good Chinese proficiency which meets the requirements of degree courses;
  4. In good health;
  5. With reliable financial support and custody.
- Application Documents

1. Application Form

Please upload your finished application form here.

2. Certificate of HSK

Certificate of HSK (Chinese Proficiency Test)

3. Photocopy of valid passport

With name, passport number & expiration date, and photo included

4. Passport photo

4 passport photos (in size of 5cm * 4cm).

5. Certificate/diploma of highest education

Graduation certificate in languages other than Chinese or English should be translated into Chinese or English and be certified by notarization.

6. Academic transcript of highest education

7. Two letters of recommendation

From professor or associate professor or equivalents

8. Indexes and abstracts of published theses/dissertation

The indexes and abstracts of published theses/dissertation or other materials to prove applicant's research ability.

9. Personal Statement

About 1000 words, written in Chinese, which includes study and work experiences, research results and study plan.

  • Step 1: Click "Apply Now" button below and pay scholarship service fee.

  • Step 2: Wait for the payment confirmation, then provide documents guidance. (including the application form)

  • Step 3: Submit documents and wait for result and admission documents (including admission letter, visa letter)
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